Grants and Programs

Midwest Clean Energy Ent REAP grant program overview
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Avaiable Grant & Loan Programs for Agriculture
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Rural Energy for America Program (REAP) Grant and Guaranteed Loan Programs
Program provides loan guarantees and grants to agricultural producers and rural small businesses to purchase and install renewable energy systems and make energy-efficiency improvements.

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Poultry Producers: Energy Costs Getting You Down?
Grants for installing Renewable Energy Systems and for making Energy Efficiency Improvements are potentially available from USDA-Rural Development. The grant funds may be used to pay 25% of the eligible project costs, with a minimum grant request of $1,500 (total project cost of $6,000) and maximum grant request of $250,000 for Energy Efficiency Improvement and $500,000 for Renewable Energy Systems. Projects with total eligible costs of less than $80,000 ($20,000 or less grant request) receive priority for funding.

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Attention Teachers:
Kentucky Egg / Chicken Rebate Programs

You are eligible for a rebate for cooking with eggs and/or chicken in the classroom during the 2013-2014 school year!

Click here to download the reimbursement forms for each program. (Deadline: June 1, 2015)

U.S. Poultry & Egg Association
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Poultry Facts

Many farmers in Kentucky enter the business to diversify their revenue because of their concerns about tobacco's future.

 

Mark Your Calendar

2014 Kentucky Poultry Festival
This year's Festival will be held on Saturday, October 11, 2014 in Bowling Green, KY. Join us for food, fun, and Aaron Tippin concert!

 

Of Interest

2014 KY Farm Family Environmental awards application
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2014 Kentucky Poultry Federation Scholarship
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Propane
Any POULTRY, SWINE or HORTICULTURE FARMERS who are experiencing shortages of propane for their operations may contact the KY Department of Agriculture for information on where to find some in emergency situations in order to save your animals or crops during the upcoming cold spell. 502-573-0450 or kyagr.com or email our point person on this emergency situation: Warren Beeler warren.beeler@ky.gov. Or contact Jamie Guffey with the KY Poultry Federation


KPGA Statement on Current Energy Issues
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Tyson Farmers and Producers
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2014 MEMBERSHIP DRIVE
Click here for the 2014 Application, due by Friday, February 28, 2014.


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